A performance by the Inbal Dance Theater in 1964. (Moshe Pridan/Israel National Photo Collection/Wikimedia Commons)

Jewish Theater & Dance Quiz

How much do you know about Jewish theater and dance?

From Yiddish theater to Israeli folk dance, performing arts are a key part of Jewish self expression. How much do you know about Jewish theater and dance?

Question 1 of 10
What happened in 1933, after Hitler came to power, and Jewish actors were ousted in Germany?
Question 2 of 10
How did playwright Tony Kushner begin his "Angels in America"?
Question 3 of 10
What was the first American theater to specialize in Yiddish plays?
Question 4 of 10
In the mid-20th century, who was responsible for disseminating Israeli folk dances across the United States?
Question 5 of 10
What was the earliest Broadway play featuring Jewish characters?
Question 6 of 10
In the 1930s, Habimah Theater moved from Moscow to
Question 7 of 10
Dance is a prominent expression at which of these Jewish lifecycle events?
Question 8 of 10
True or false: The rabbis in the Talmud issued bans forbidding theater, which they considered a sinful waste of time.
Question 9 of 10
Who is known as the father of Yiddish theater?
Question 10 of 10
Who was Sara Levi-Tanai?

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